Research Matters

Fellowships & Student Opportunities

ORISE: Mission to Mars Research Challenge

ORISE is hosting a research-based challenge for undergraduate students to research a partner supporting NASA’s upcoming Mars 2020 Launch, learn about the partner’s capabilities, and discuss why that partner is necessary for the mission.

DOE: Solar Energy Innovators Program

The purpose of this program is to enable selected applicants to conduct practical research on innovative solutions to the challenges faced by electric utilities, energy service providers, and electric public utility commissions.

SURA: LASSO Summer Opportunities

LASSO has several paid opportunities available this summer for students in their junior or senior year, graduate students, and teachers.

NSF: Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

The program supports researchers for a period of up to 2 years with Fellowships that can be taken to the institution of their choice. The program is intended to recognize beginning investigators of significant potential and provide them with experience in research that will broaden perspectives, facilitate interdisciplinary interactions and help establish them in leadership positions within the Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences community.

Fellowship at the U.S. DOT

You will learn to create and curate geospatial datasets related to our Nation’s transportation systems that are used by government officials, researchers, and the American people. To achieve your learning objectives, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with those other U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) offices and Federal agencies that help maintain geospatial data and analytical capabilities.